publication . Article . 2015

Access to information and decision making on teenage pregnancy prevention by females in Tshwane

Masemola-Yende, J.P.F.; Mataboge, Sanah M.;
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  • Published: 01 Nov 2015 Journal: Curationis (issn: 0379-8577, eissn: 2223-6279, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: AOSIS
Abstract
Background: The increase in the number of teenage pregnancies and its negative consequences has encouraged various researchers to explore the possible causes of teenage pregnancy. Findings from previously-conducted research have indicated different preventable factors that predispose female teenagers to pregnancy, such as staff attitudes and the lack of information resulting from poor access to health facilities. Objective: To explore and describe access to information and decision making on teenage pregnancy prevention by females using a primary healthcare clinic in Tshwane, South Africa. Method: In this study, the researchers used a descriptive qualitative and...
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free text keywords: Nursing, RT1-120, Original Research, Exploratory research, Pregnancy, medicine.disease, medicine, Qualitative research, Family medicine, medicine.medical_specialty, Fertility, media_common.quotation_subject, media_common, Reproductive health, business.industry, business, Teenage pregnancy, Family planning, Population, education.field_of_study, education
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publication . Article . 2015

Access to information and decision making on teenage pregnancy prevention by females in Tshwane

Masemola-Yende, J.P.F.; Mataboge, Sanah M.;